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Creator:
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Print made by Robert Wallis, 1794–1878, British
Title:

Tours - Looking Backward

Part Of:

Collective Title: Rivers of France

Date:
1833
Medium:
Line engraving on moderately thick, smooth, white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 7/8 × 10 9/16 inches (17.5 × 26.8 cm), Plate: 5 15/16 × 8 15/16 inches (15.1 × 22.7 cm), and Image: 3 11/16 × 5 9/16 inches (9.4 × 14.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "442"

Lettered, lower right: "Engraved by R.Wallis."; lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Tours"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Chauncey Brewster Tinker
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.6.112
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bridge | cathedral | cityscape | genre | river
Associated Places:
Centre | Europe | France | Indre-et-Loire | Loire | Pont Wilson | Tours | Tours Cathedral
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22901
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